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PUNJAB AND HARAYANA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304- - Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Quantum of sentence - Accused already undergone about five years and three months of imprisonment - Occurrence had taken place because of sudden fight without any premeditation - Accused had no criminal history and was a victim of circumstances -..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 306, Criminal Procedure Code, 1973, Section 222-- Charge u/ss 302, 304-B IPC - Conviction u/ss 498-A & 306 IPC - Accused was made aware of basic ingredients of offence for which he was being tried - He was also made aware of the facts of case sought to be established against him by prosecution - He had been given a fair chance to defend himself..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - There was hot exchange of words between deceased and accused before the incident and thereafter accused dealt a blow with the back of spade on the back head of deceased - Eye witness supported the prosecution case - Medical evidence shows that head..........
ORISSA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304(Part II)-- Culpable homicide not amounting to murder - Reduction of sentence - Accused was 45 years old and he was just 22 years old at the time of incident - Accused is enjoying liberty for a long period and now due to his detention his family may be ruined but this will not help the accused to allow the..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Held, in dowry death cases direct evidence may not be available - Such cases may be proved by circumstantial evidence - S.304-B IPC r/w S.113-B of Evidence Act indicates rule of presumption of dowry death - If an unnatural death of married woman occurs within 7 years of marriage in..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Proof - Prosecution has successfully proved that deceased died within 7 years of her marriage - Death of deceased is caused by burns i.e. nor under normal circumstances - It has also been proved that soon before her death, during her pregnancy deceased was subjected to cruelty and..........
DELHI HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 498A, 304B-- Dowry death - Suicide in matrimonial home in about a year and three months of marriage - Neither victim nor her family members ever lodged any complaint against appellants for harassment or cruelty meted out to victim - Allegations are unspecific, uncertain and vague - Investigation is defective -..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Expression `Soon before her death' - Held, expression `soon before her death' is used in substantive S.304-B IPC and S.113-B of Evidence Act - No definite period has been indicated and expression `soon before her death' is not defined - Determination of period which can come within..........
SUPREME COURT OF INDIA
Year of decision: 2014
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Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 304B, Evidence Act, 1872, Section 113B-- Dowry death - Presumption as to - Held, presumption u/s.113-B of Evidence Act with respect to dowry death can be raised only on proof of following four essential conditions - (1) Woman was subjected to cruelty or harassment; (2) By husband or his relatives - (3) For or in connection with any..........
KERALA HIGH COURT
Year of decision: 2014
Details
Indian Penal Code, 1860, Section 302, 304- - Nature of offence - Spontaneous exchange of words as regards sharing of remaining amount after consumption of liquor led to sudden fight in heat of passion between accused and deceased - No prior motive or enmity between them as both are close relatives - No evidence to hold that accused took..........

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